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Week in Review: CBP notable weekly enforcement actions

Release Date: 
March 6, 2020

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) this week announced February operational updates along with significant enforcement actions, including various cases of CBP Officers, Border Patrol Agents and Air and Marine Operations stopping illegal drugs from entering the country. CBP’s news releases can be found here but below are several of the most notable CBP news items of the past week:

USBP Seizes Over Half a Million Dollars in Narcotics

www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/usbp-seizes-over-half-million-dollars-narcotics

CBP Finds 311 Lbs. of Methamphetamine in Stone Items

www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-finds-311-lbs-methamphetamine-stone-items

CBP Field Operations at Hidalgo International Bridge Foils Drug Smuggling Attempt Worth Nearly $3 Million

www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-field-operations-hidalgo-international-bridge-foils-drug-smuggling

CBP Arrests Fleeing New York Homicide Suspect at Washington Dulles International Airport

www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-arrests-fleeing-new-york-homicide-suspect-washington-dulles 

Maritime Smuggling Leads to 13 Rescues near Del Mar

www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/maritime-smuggling-leads-13-rescues-near-del-mar

 

-CBP-

Last modified: 
March 6, 2020